‘True to their mission of community service, the fabulous California Conservation Corps (CCC) members volunteered on their day off to join our regular dog park volunteers and come out to El Chorro Dog Park to get some major work done for the dog park. Work included repairing a broken fence post, spreading wood chips (piles and piles of wood chips!) and repainting the handicapped-parking pad. They are truly dog park angels, and everyone who uses the park owes them a great big thank-you!” — Ann Calhoun
Here’s a look at upcoming pet-related events around San Luis Obispo County:
Paws on a Path benefit 5K hike for people and pets will be Saturday at Nacimiento Lake. Proceeds benefit the North County Humane Society. Registration fee is $25. For more information or to register, email MLRC firstname.lastname@example.org .
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Benefit fashion show
The North County Humane Society will host a benefit Sassy Tails Fashion Show from 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 30 at the Pavilion on the Lake in Atascadero. $25 donation . For more information, call 466-5403.
Adoption fees waived for Chihuahuas
In an effort to find new homes for an abundance of Chihuahuas at Woods Humane Society, and through its adoption program with the San Luis Obispo Animal Services shelter, Woods is waiving the adoption fees for Chihuahuas through January. For more information, call 543-9316 or visit http://woodshumane.org.
Adopt a cat in SLO
The Feline Network of the Central Coast holds kitten adoptions from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday at the Petco in the Madonna Shopping Center in San Luis Obispo.
Adoption fee is $60.
For information on adoptions or help with feral cats, call 549-9228.